Quote:Originally Posted by jasonb I think vintage gear lit up at night is even sexier than tubes.
I wouldn't have argued with that until I saw the blue glow that some tubes give off. Then I changed my mind.
Quote:Originally Posted by jesh462 Hey guys. I found this thread and have been thinking of picking up a vintage amp to go with my headphones.
I own the Fischer Audio FA-011. If you are not familiar with it, here is a link.
It is a...
Quote:Originally Posted by dsound It's totally manageable. I'm not particularly dextrous and I was able to install the upgrade with no issues. Plus, those heatsinks look pretty awesome.
I agree. I'm not very good soldering...
Originally Posted by Destroysall
Would the auction website be a good place to get one? I've seen some pics and see the talks about this lineup over at Audiokarma and am quite interested myself..
Quote:Originally Posted by lithium1085 I am also coming to the conclusion that maybe tubed equipment doesn't fit my budget....Maybe a warm luxman will be ideal. Thanks for your advice
Thanks for the idea of joining...
Originally Posted by lithium1085
I have heard about the fisher 500C, what do you think will be a just price to pay for a decent one?
I can't really do much restoration as my DIY skills are sorely lacking. My budget...
Quote:Originally Posted by lithium1085 Hi guys,
I was wondering if you anyone had any good suggestions for vintage tube based amplifiers/receivers?
What's your budget and are you willing/able to do some restoration or do you need...
Quote:Originally Posted by jasonb
thanks for that, but it doesn't tell me what my issue is, or if I even have an issue.
If playing with the volume pot can make the problem completely go away before the 3-5min warm up time, then...
Quote:Originally Posted by LugBug1
Matt, your Eight impressions never showed. If we could zoom up on that dog, you'd see a tear slowly steaming down his furry cheek and hear whimpering if it were a live cam.